Archive for August, 2016

Enjoy a Blast from the Past with Some Vintage VW Bus TV Ads

Friday, August 19th, 2016
Top 5 Classic Volkswagen Bus TV Commercials

Top 5 Classic Volkswagen Bus TV Commercials

Officially called the Volkswagen Type 2 van, the VW Bus was first introduced by Volkswagen in 1950. It was a forerunner of the modern cargo and passenger vans, and due to its popularity during the 1960’s counterculture movement, it still remains a much-beloved and iconic nameplate. Check out the top five classic TV commercials of the Volkswagen Bus.  (more…)

Enjoy Some Labor Day Weekend Activities in King County

Monday, August 8th, 2016
2016 Labor Day Weekend Events and Activities Seattle WA

2016 Labor Day Weekend Events and Activities Seattle WA

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You’ve worked hard all year and you’re due for a nice long break. Fortunately, Labor Day is right around the corner, and for many us that means at least a three-day weekend. Check out this list of 2016 Labor Day weekend events and activities in the Seattle-area. (more…)

The VW Bus-Inspired BUDD-e Wins “2016 Concept Truck of the Year” Award

Thursday, August 4th, 2016
VW BUDD-e Van Named “2016 Concept Truck of the Year”

VW BUDD-e Van Named “2016 Concept Truck of the Year”

For years, Volkswagen enthusiasts in America have been awaiting the return of the iconic VW Bus. Earlier this year, they somewhat got their wish as the all-electric and VW Bus-inspired BUDD-e van debuted to rave reviews at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, taking home the “Best Innovation” award. The BUDD-e can add another award to its mantle, for it was just named “2016 Concept Truck of the Year” at the 15th Annual North American Concept Vehicle of the Year Awards.  (more…)

VW Golf Wins AutoPacific Ideal Vehicle Award for Third Consecutive Year

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016
VW Golf Won 2016 Ideal Vehicle Award for Best Compact Car

VW Golf Won 2016 Ideal Vehicle Award for Best Compact Car

The VW Golf has treated America drivers to its stylish design, impressive performance and versatile hatchback layout for decades. In recent years, the Golf has raised the bar even higher, earning much critical praise, including the “2015 Motor Trend Car of the Year.” The Golf can add another honor to its resume, for it recently won the “2016 Ideal Vehicle Award (IVA)” for best compact car.   (more…)